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spam
American English: /spæm/
British English: /spam/

Translation of spam in Spanish:

noun

uncountable
  • 1 (Computing) [colloquial]
    spam (masculine)
    correo (masculine) basura
    correo (masculine) masivo no solicitado
    Example sentences
    • E-mail and newsgroup spam are annoying, but at least they file neatly into your e-mail or newsgroup reader.
    • There are other irritating blights of the Internet age, like spam.
    • If we pass laws making it illegal both to send spam and to hire spammers to do so on your behalf then we're part way to solving the problem.
  • 2
    also: Spam
    (meat product) [trademark]
    (fiambre enlatado hecho con carne de cerdo)
    Example sentences
    • Sammy Leslie and Ultan Bannon know that wine lovers want good wines first and good trimmings after, so there are no stray tins of spam here.
    • A guy in California used a wireless laptop to send thousands of spam messages.

transitive verb

  • [colloquial]
    enviarle spam or correo basura a
    Example sentences
    • Experts at Sophos have warned users to be wary of unsolicited emails claiming to contain photographs, after a Trojan horse was spammed to internet users.
    • Normally when discussing the history of spam, we look back to a lawyer who spammed newsgroups about 10 years ago.
    • This bulletin is being spammed via email and it tries to con users into downloading a new Microsoft security update.
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